The police corporal, who is in custody in relation to the fatal shooting of his wife in Tower Isle, St. Mary, last week, has been charged. Kirk Lawrence was charged on Wedesday following a ruling by Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn. Corporal Lawrence‘s attorney, Oswest Senior Smith, said he is to appear in court on Friday. Corporal Lawrence, who is attached to the Trelawny Police Pro-active Unit, was detained last Tuesday following the fatal shooting of his wife, 45 year old Janet Hardy Lawrence. The incident took place at the couple’s house.